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8th National Conference On Economics Of Competition Law

8th National Conference On Economics Of Competition Law:

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) is holding its 8th annual National Conference on Economics of Competition Law.

  • Dr. V Anantha Nageswaran, Chief Economic Advisor, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, has consented to deliver the Keynote Address in the Inaugural Session.
  • The Conference has a plenary session and two technical sessions.
  • The Plenary at this year’s Conference is on the topic ‘ANTITRUST AND REGULATION: INTERFACES AND SYNERGIES’.
  • The Conference is an endeavour to develop and sustain interest in the Economics of Competition Law and create a critical mass of antitrust economists.
  • It brings together scholars, practitioners, academicians and experts working in the area of economics of competition law.
  • Knowledge sharing and discussions at the conference go beyond case specific sessions and provide the economic basis for the enforcement of the Act.
  • The objectives of the conference are:-
    • to stimulate research and debate on contemporary issues in the field of economics of competition law,
    • to develop a better understanding of competition issues relevant to the Indian context and
    • to draw inferences for enforcement of competition law in India.